Raiders’ Henry Ruggs III concerned in deadly automotive accident, to be charged with DUI leading to loss of life


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Raiders receiver Henry Ruggs III will probably be charged with DUI leading to loss of life after being concerned in a deadly automotive accident Tuesday in Las Vegas round 3:40 a.m., in response to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Division. Upon arriving on the scene, fireplace division personnel found a deceased sufferer inside that automotive that was not being pushed by Ruggs. Ruggs was transported to the College Medical Heart for non-life-threatening accidents. 

The deceased sufferer was inside a Toyota Rav4, whereas Ruggs was driving a Chevrolet Corvette. Preliminary investigation revealed that the entrance of the Chevrolet collided with the rear of the Toyota. Ruggs confirmed indicators of impairment, in response to Las Vegas police. The collision came about close to the intersection of South Rainbow Boulevard and South Spring Valley Parkway. The investigation is ongoing. 

The twelfth general choose within the 2020 draft, Ruggs has 24 receptions for 469 yards and two touchdowns this season. In 13 video games final season, Ruggs caught 26 passes for 452 yards and two touchdowns. Throughout his three years at Alabama, Ruggs caught 98 passes for 1,716 yards and 24 touchdowns whereas averaging 17.5 yards per catch. 

“The Raiders are conscious of an accident involving Henry Ruggs III that occurred this morning in Las Vegas,” the Raiders wrote in an announcement. “We’re devastated by the lack of life and our ideas and prayers exit to the sufferer’s household. We’re within the technique of gathering data and may have no additional remark right now.” 



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